About Us

Dr. Kathleen M. Payne

Kathleen M. Payne, Ph.D. is the founder and owner of Royalton Psychological Associates, LLC. She is a licensed psychologist with over 20 years of training and experience working with individuals from early childhood through adulthood.


Dr. Evan S. McBroom

Evan S. McBroom, Ph.D. brings much experience working with children and adolescents, as well as adults, addressing a variety of issues including anxiety, trauma, grief, depression, sexual abuse, anger, aggression, ADHD, and eating disorders as well as others.


Dr. Kim M. Brzezowski

Kimberly M. Brzezowski, Psy.D. is a clinical psychologist who brings experience working with children, adolescents, and adults through individual, family, group, and couples therapy. Dr. Brzezowski has a Doctorate of Psychology from Wright State University School of Professional Psychology.


Katie N. Lane

Katie N. Lane is the office coordinator. She is a graduate of Antioch College with her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Literature. She has a decade of experience working in the mental health field, involved in every aspect from working hands on with clients to administration. She and her husband are also the owners of Raven's Wolf LLP, a multi-media entertainment production company...


Knight and Skye

Knight and Skye are siblings and our therapy dogs in training. They were born March 4, 2017. Their mother was rescued by AJ’s Search and Rescue in Akron. They are comfortable in the office and like to greet clients and join therapy sessions. Knight is mischievous and playful. Skye is more of a snuggler. They love coming to work and seeing all the staff and clients.


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